Page 6, 11th January 1985

11th January 1985
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Stalwarts Of The Screaming Seas

San Andreas by Alistair MacLean (Collins, £8.95). ALISTAIR MacLean returns to the sea and the war for the setting of San Andreas. His book is an epic, peopled with stalwart men......

Until The Fall Of Christian England

Christian England: From the 181h Century to the First World War by David Edwards (Collins, £12.95). THIS IS the third and final volume of the Provost of Southwark's singularly......

Mystery, Murder Lirprir And Monasteries

The Name of the Rose by Umberto Eco (Pan Books, £2.95) IN HIS preface (fictional, naturally) the author says that the story is remote in time now that the waking of reason has......

Casting A Glance To The Far North

The Lords of the Isles: The Clan Donald and the early Kingdom of the Scots by Ronald Williams (Chatto & Windus/The Hogarth Press, £12.95). The Scottish Highlanders: a personal......

New Novels

The Killing Anniversary by Ian St James (Heinemann, £8.95). This is a block-buster of a novel, full of the savagery and bitterness of the years of the Irish "troubles", combined......

Converts And Bohemians

Una Trouhridge, the Friend of Radclyffe Hall by Richard Ormrod (Jonathan Cape, £10.95). E. F. BENSON'S Lucia novels, now enjoying a deserved vogue with the paperback-buying......